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What are cells??
All living things are made up of cells, the
structure of what's inside a cell is dependant
on its function. To get into and out of cells,
dissolved substances have to pass through the
cell membrane by either osmosis or diffusion.…read more
WHAT ARE THEIR PURPOSES?
NUCLEUS- it controls the activities of the cell, it
contains the genetic information of the cell, as
well as the information needed to create new
CYTOPLASM- contains enzymes, is the place
where chemical reactions take place in the cell.
MITROCHONDRIA- where respiration takes place
in the cell and energy is released
RIBOSOMES- where protiensynthesis takes place
in the cell.…read more
Plant cells also contain
CELL WALL- made of cellulose, maintains the
structure of the cell
CHLOROPLASTS- stores and absorbes light for
photosynthesis to take place, contains
VACUOLE- filled with cell sap…read more